Given the hatred the left feels for Trump and that former FBI Director James Comey is a career martyr to the cause, you’d think he’d be welcome on campuses. But no…
Students at Howard University loudly protested former FBI Director James Comey Friday as he delivered a convocation address.
As Comey, making a rare public appearance since leaving the FBI, began his speech welcoming new students at Howard University, protesters could be heard yelling from the back of the room, raising their fists and shouting. Some of the slogans included “No justice, no peace, “We shall not be moved” and “white supremacy is not a debate.”
Standing before a packed auditorium, Comey stood silently for over 15 minutes as the students yelled, “I love being black” and “Get out James Comey — you’re not our homey.”
Evidently “intersectionality” doesn’t work as well as its enthusiasts say it does. That’s something conservatives could take better advantage of if they were better led.
Those of you who follow this blog know that I have the habit of making “speeches” on the blog. I’ve done this for two reasons: I think I have something to say, and I don’t get invited. The upside to that, however, is that I don’t get disinvited either, the current sport on college campuses. And getting disinvited isn’t the worst of it: if you don’t get disinvited, you can get the same treatment that James Comey is getting, or worse.
P.S. I’ve posted another “speech” on a companion blog. The topic isn’t of much interest to regulars here, but I do make some observations on the advance of science and technology and how that gets hindered in our society today.